Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad, Fiction, Classics, Literary, Hardcover/Joseph Conrad

Brand: Wildside Press

Description A novella about a voyage up the Congo River into the Congo Free State, in the heart of Africa, as told by the story's narrator Marlow. Marlow tells his story to friends aboard a boat anchored on the River Thames, London, England. This setting provides the frame for Marlow's story of his obsession with the ivory trader Kurtz, which enables Conrad to create a parallel between London and Africa as places of darkness.